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'''Hillyer Speed Lamkin''' (born Monroe, Louisiana, November 2, 1927 - Monroe, Louisiana, May 3, 2011) is an American novelist and playwright. He is best known for his first novel ''Tiger in the Garden'' (1950) and was called "the poor man's Truman Capote" by the composer Ned Rorem.Ned Rorem, ''A Ned Rorem Reader'', Yale University Press, 2001, page 276 He was a recipient of a 1950 O. Henry Award for his short story ''Comes a Day''.
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